The Taranaki Arts Festival Trust (TAFT) are the pre-eminent organisers and presenters of local and national festivals and events in New Plymouth and the wider Taranaki region. TAFT currently present five festivals: WOMAD New Zealand; the Taranaki International Festival Arts Festival; the Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacular (formerly the Rhododendron Festival); Tropfest NZ and Kinetika.
The trust’s aim is to deliver world class events, in world class venues, delivered by a world class team. TAFT is situated in the city of New Plymouth, in the Taranaki Region of New Zealand and was established as a charitable trust in 1991.
POWERCO TARANAKI GARDEN SPECTCULAR October 28 - November 6 2016 | WOMAD NZ March 17-19 2017 | TARANAKI INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL August 10 - 27 2016